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Anime Stats
Days: 58.9
Mean Score: 7.37
  • Total Entries688
  • Rewatched0
  • Episodes3,665
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Huyao Xiao Hongniang
Huyao Xiao Hongniang
11 hours ago
Completed 13/13 · Scored 5
3-gatsu no Lion
3-gatsu no Lion
Yesterday, 8:18 PM
Watching 16/22 · Scored -
Mobile Suit Gundam
Mobile Suit Gundam
Yesterday, 4:10 PM
Watching 35/43 · Scored -
Manga Stats
Days: 14.1
Mean Score: 7.31
  • Total Entries205
  • Reread0
  • Chapters1,943
  • Volumes281
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GunSmith Cats
GunSmith Cats
Yesterday, 10:38 AM
Plan to Read · Scored -
Akira
Akira
Yesterday, 9:31 AM
Reading -/120 · Scored -
Dragon Half
Dragon Half
Jan 18, 6:12 AM
Plan to Read · Scored -

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protoplasm Jan 10, 11:39 AM
that AWC 18 blog post is really helpful, thank you for making it
lady_freyja Jun 6, 2017 4:35 AM
Hi :)

Last time, I looked to your list, but I didn't read your "about me".
i love the aesthetics of 70s and 80s shoujo manga

I totally agree with you! For me the 70/80s decades are the best of the shōjo, for the art that is oftentime quite gorgeous, but also because of the content of the manga, it was the most "experimental" period of the shōjo, with the Year 24 and all.
Although I also enjoy the art of the 50/60s decades and the 90s one. But all those post-2000… they're ugly. >.>


Anyway, considering the "glittering", Paros no Ken/Georgie are the most ones in the works I mentioned, but any manga from that artist could work too.
With my boyfriend, we often joke about the "shōjo beam" of those manga, about those eyes that are far too shinny, like there will be a laser beam coming out from them.

Also, maybe you should look at this club. The club is dead, but the manga relations might be interesting for finding some gorgeous old shōjo.


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But, when you asked about some recommendations, you mentioned the sci-fi manga. If I understand well, you usually don't enjoy sci-fi except "really really good" ones?
Although that's funny, since Moto Hagio is foremost a sci-fi mangaka (but she does a ton of other stuffs too). Since you choose her as "one of your fav' mangaka" for the challenge.

What makes a "good sci-fi" for you?
Personally, I tend to enjoy the sci-fi, so it was a big plus for Hagio.


~And good luck with the Japanese. You're probably far more advanced than me. But I started recently, and it's quite hardcore. >.>
But I don't have any choice anymore anyway, since I brought a tons of old shōjo manga during my travel in Japan, and I really want to read them!
ProfZex Feb 7, 2017 10:54 AM
Utena + Clannad + Killua + Fuuko + Miki + Shizuo + Yotsuba ... Maybe you're a goddess <3